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Hoping for a bumper crop

Today we join gardener Uncle Tevin in one of the growing tunnels we have in our garden at the Happy House.  The mesh tunnels, which were specially develped for small farmers, protect the crops fr...
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Starting the term with exams

Starting a new term at Happy House School holds no trepidation for our children, they absolutely love going to school.  Anyone who has visited Happy House and who has been around when they leave ...
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Excited about time ahead

Happy House kid Florence can't wait to for her next big step in life ... secondary school. On March 7 she will start her Kenya Certificate of Primary Education exams, which mark the end of primary sch...
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Please take care

Our children at Happy House follow both home and international news with interest.   are encouraged, always, to broaden their horizons and to get a better understanding of the world and how ...
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Recorder play off

Children at Happy House enjoy playing the recorder and two of the boys decided to have a competition which they want you to judge! Saidi and Morphin chose different tunes with singer accompaniment and...
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Ready for the term ahead

This is a big term for Happy house kid Diana.  She will be sitting her Kenya Certificate of Primary Education exams in March and is now busy ensuring she is well prepared for a pass.  One we...
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Musyoka learns joinery

Our skilled Happy House joiner, Uncle Charo enjoys passing on his skills to our kids.  He's an excellent teacher and here Musyoka is showing us a locker he has made under Uncle Charo's direction....
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Happy to be back at school

Happy House Saidi enjoyed his first week back in school after the Christmas break so much he wants to tell you about. Books, uniform, teachers and lessons all went down well with this young man and he...
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A song for you

Happy House kid Esther will be 10 this month  She came to our family when she was a few weeks old , having been found abandoned , as a newborn.  After 11 days in hospital she was placed in o...
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Silly noises!

Another balloon video from our Happy House children.  As Eric tells us they are using the balloons to make noises - and what small child doesn't laugh at a rude noise? Here they are blowing up th...
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Popping good fun!

A packet of balloons brings so much pleasure to our Happy House kids. In this video they're having such fun trying to burst the baloons.  As they don't last for long in the intense Kenyan heat, t...
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Tough call for judges

There was a tough call for judges when they were asked to decide who sings better - the Happy House girls or the Happy House boys. Both choirs sang out loud and did their very best. But the decision f...
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Baraka's goal

Baraka Francis has his sights set on high school. In his final year of primary school at Happy House he is working very hard to achieve his goal of passing his Kenya Certificate of Primary Education e...
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To school with a smile

Shoes polished, school bag packed, Brian Hayward is all ready to go back to school. And Happy House kid Brian is looking foward to seeing his teachers again and says he's missed them during the Christ...
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All brushed up for school

Getting ready to start a new term is a time the children at Happy House always enjoy. And that means a trip to hair salons for the girls. First they help each other to remove their braids and wash the...
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Pizza treat

After a wonderful New Year's trip to the beach, our Happy House children were guests of our friends Angela Lewis and David Paris at Tutrle Bay Beach Hotel, Watamu. Angela and David had arranged for th...
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Sun, sea and sand

An early trip to the beach, before the sun got too hot, was just the perfect way to start the new year for our Happy House kids. They love a trip to the beach and this time they were at Turtle Bay whe...
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All suited for the beach

With Christmas over fr another year, the Happy House family had another exciting treat to look forward to.  And that was an outing to beach folowed by pizza/. With the trip planned for the follow...
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Thank you from our children

Christmas 2021 was a really splendid time of lovely food, great presents and lots of activities for the childrenin our family at Happy House.  They do understand, as was so important to our found...
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Thank you Blue Marmalade

Our Christmas party day at Happy House was a huge success, just as we hoped it would be. The children had just the best day helped along by lovely presents, lots of games and delicous food.  We l...
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